(PRWEB UK) 20 January 2013
Digital Sports Group head of operations Matthew Tait has said the recent on field heroics of Manchester United's ₤24 million acquisition have made a huge impact to the strikers Official PFA Facebook page, with the total amount of 'People talking about' increasing by over 30% week on week. The Facebook page has become a thriving hub for the Manchester United striker since it's launch and is becoming more and more popular with each week that passes, with a rapidly growing community of fans keen to hear all the latest news on their favourite player. The official PFA Facebook page along with Robin van Persie player profile on football.co.uk provide the only online location of the official PFA biography, lifetime stats, news and high resolution gallery.
After listening to 'the little boy inside' him and moving to Manchester United, Robin Van Persie has been prolific in-front of goal, scoring 17 goals in 22 Premier League games for the Manchester giants. Getting the Red Devils out of some sticky situations in the process.
The Manchester United front man has made a string of impressive performances in recent weeks for the Red Devils and helped get United overcome Liverpool at Old Trafford by adding another goal to his already impressive tally.
United dominated the game from the off with their slick passing and possession play, which led to the Red Devils taking the lead through man of the moment Robin van Persie after just nineteen minutes, Patrice Evra getting the assist with a superb ball across the box for van Persie to cooly slot home. United continued to create chances but couldn't find a second goal until after the break when once again Robin van Persie came up trumps when he delivered a superb ball into the box from a free kick for Patrice Evra to latch onto, heading the ball down towards goal and. The ball nestled in the back of the net after glancing in off of Nemanja Vidic. Liverpool thought back to 2-1 after Daniel Sturridge pounced on a ball spilt by United 'keeper David De Gea but the Red Devils did their job and held out to secure a vital three points.
The 29-year-old has now scored 21 goals in 27 games in all competitions for Manchester United and is the Premier Leagues top scorer.
Head of Operations at DSG, Matthew Tait had this to say “Robin van Persie really has no shortage of fans after his performances for Manchester United this season and we can see that by the success of his PFA Facebook page.”
“All of us here at Digital Sports Group are proud we've had the opportunity to work with The PFA to give the fans a fantastic and unique fan resource for Robin van Persie.”
DSG became the official digital partner of the Professional Footballers Association (PFA) earlier this year and have since launched a number of Player profile fan pages on social media site Facebook as well as providing official player pages on their football news site football.co.uk.